5 Ways to Wear a Leather Skirt in Summer

Wondering how to wear a leather (faux or patent) skirt when it's so hot out? Today, we're taking cues from five of our favorite street style stars on great ways to do just that. Whether you already own one or have recently added one to your wardrobe, we love the staple because it's perfect for transitioning into fall (and winter!) once the warm weather is over. Who doesn't love something timeless and versatile?

Scroll through for the street style inspiration on how to wear your leather skirt this summer, and then, of course, continue to shop the piece at every style and price point.

1. Bust out your blazer and round sunglasses.
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2. Beat the heat by opting for a mini version with a cotton top.


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3. Style your miniskirt with a tee and throw a jacket over.



4. Wear your leather skirt with sneakers and a top-buttoned trench.



5. Style it with a beret and sneakers.



Shop Our Favorite Leather Skirts

White boots pair perfectly with this neutral mini.

Available in sizes 34 to 42.

A perfect patent leather. 

Available in Brazilian size 40.

Who says leather skirts have to be short?

Available in sizes 12 to 28.

Rag & Bone knows how to master a basic.

Available in sizes 0 to 12.

Looking for a statement piece? This is it.

Available in sizes 36 to 38.

Simple yet effective.

Available in sizes 12 to 24.

This one is begging to be worn for a night out.

Available in sizes 34 to 40.

Love an asymmetric button sitch.

Available in sizes 40 to 44.

We'd never be mad at a belted skirt.

Available in sizes 2 to 10.

Pink leather? Sign us up!

Available in sizes 2 to 10.

Wear this anywhere from work to a party.

Available in sizes 14 to 24.

The croc effect on this skirt makes it look ultra cool.

Available in sizes 0 to 8.

Buckles and a zipper give this staple some welcomed edge.

Available in sizes XS to L.

An asymmetrical hemline is a nice way to stand out from the pack.

Available in sizes 0 to 14.

We love a simple buttoned mini.

Available in sizes XS to XL.

This neutral color will go with so much.

Available in sizes XS to XL.

Up next? 10 stylish ways to wear a silk scarf.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.

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